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    • Standard gauge wedge plow 066

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive #1167, with wedge snowplow #066, sit in the yard in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.;...
    • 1949 February 15
    • Union Pacific 610 (4-4-0) with wedge plow

    • View of Union Pacific locomotive 610 (4-4-0) with a wedge plow in Ellsworth (Ellsworth County), Kansas.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Ellsworth (Kan.)--1910-1920.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
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    • Union Pacific 610 (4-4-0) with wedge plow

    • View of Union Pacific locomotive 610 (4-4-0) with a wedge plow in Ellsworth (Ellsworth County), Kansas.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Ellsworth (Kan.)--1910-1920.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
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    • The wedge, Cripple Creek and Victor, the Jackpot

    • View shows head frames, tailings piles, and ore car tracks and trestle, probably at the Jackpot mine, Victor, and Wedge Mine, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Jackpot Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Wedge Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Trestles--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Chicago, Rock Island, & Pacific R.R. wedge snowplow 95598, Limon, CO

    • View of a Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific wedge snowplow with a gondola car parked in the yards at Limon (Lincoln County), Colorado. A headlight is mounted on the top of the plow. Letters on the plow read: "R.I 95598." Railroad stock cars are in the...
    • Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad Company (1948- )--1960-1970.; Limon (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Railroad freight cars.; Railroad snowplow locomotives.
    • 1964 December 23
    • Union Pacific 712 (4-4-0)

    • View of Union Pacific steam locomotive 712 (4-4-0) with a wedge plow at Ellsworth (Ellsworth County), Kansas.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Ellsworth (Kan.)--1910-1920.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad snowplow locomotives.; Railroads.
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    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 476 Durango, Colo. as modified for movie "Night Passage"

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 478 (2-8-0) and coal tender, at Durango (Durango County), Colorado. The cowcatcher, diamond stack, and pilot headlight were added for the Universal International Pictures movie, "Night Passage."...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Durango (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.
    • 1956
    • Silverton

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 478, with a wedge snowplow, pulls passenger coaches and a caboose at Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. The locomotive blows smoke.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Sargents (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Sargents--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Sargents--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1953?]
    • Five miles west Chama

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 499 vents smoke near Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico, during a Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion. A wedge snowplow is on the locomotive; cabooses and passenger cars make up the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chama (N.M.)--1950-1960.; Railroad cabooses--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.; Railroads--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.
    • 1955 May
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. (2-8-0) #638, Leadville, Colo., shows coal loading conveyor

    • Colorado & Southern steam locomotive # 638 with a tender is stopped near a coal loading conveyor in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. A wedge snowplow is mounted on the front of the locomotive. A wheelbarrow is near the engine.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Conveying systems.; Railroad locomotives.; Snowplows.
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    • Sand Creek Massacre marker

    • Close up view of a marker that commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in which United States troops killed some 200 Native Americans (Cheyenne and Arapaho), two thirds of whom were women and children, Kiowa County, Colorado. The marker consists of a...
    • Arapaho Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • 1972
    • Hermosa, Colo

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company passenger train by the water tank at Hermosa (La Plata County), Colorado. Locomotive 478 has a wedge snowplow. Frame buildings are near the tank. A logo on the tank reads: "Rio Grande, Royal...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Hermosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Hermosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Hermosa--1950-1960.; Water tanks--Colorado--Hermosa--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1959?]
    • D&RGW, Gato, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 478 (2-8-2) ,with the "San Juan" passenger train, is stopped at Gato (Archuleta County), Colorado. People on the platform in front of the depot include the conductor, identified as...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Gato (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gato--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Gato--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Gato--1940-1950.; Water...
    • 1948 December 25
    • Hermosa, Colo

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 478, with a wedge snowplow, blows smoke at Hermosa (La Plata County), Colorado; passenger coaches and freight cars make up the consist. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Hermosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Hermosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Hermosa--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1959?]
    • Winter railroad travel in the northwest

    • Locomotives push a wedge snow plow, the "snow king," over deep snow on tracks beside telegraph poles in Minnesota. Wolves howl in the moonlight near railroad tracks, travellers approach a log cabin in the snow, and North American Indians on...
    • Blizzards--1860-1870.; Log cabins--1860-1870.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--1860-1870.; Railroads--1880-1890.; Snow removal--1860-1870.; Wolves--1860-1870.
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    • Running for the snow slide, Silverton, Colo.

    • Steam rises from a Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive with a wedge plow on tracks beside probably the Animas River near Silverton in San Juan County, Colorado. Shows the silhouette of a man near the plowed tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1930-1940.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Avalanches--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1940.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--San Juan...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Near Carbon Junction, Colo.

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company freight train by a "Railroad Crossing" sign near Carbon Junction (La Plata County), Colorado. Locomotive 489, with a wedge plow, vents smoke. A gas station and highway are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Carbon Junction (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Carbon Junction--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Carbon Junction--1950-1960.
    • [1950?]
    • Durango

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company passenger train stops in the rail yard by stone buildings at Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Locomotive 485 has a wedge snowplow.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Durango (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.
    • [1950?]
    • Allison - Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion train stops at the depot in Allison (La Plata County), Colorado. Locomotive 499 has a wedge snowplow.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Rocky Mountain Railroad Club--Meetings--1950-1960.; Allison (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Allison--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1955 May
    • Corner Main St. and Union Ave. 4:30 AM June 4, 1921

    • Water floods storefronts in Pueblo, Colorado. The upper parts of the brick buildings have ornate cornices, and one building is in a flatiron shape. Signs read: "Stark Clothing Co.," "The Wonder Store," and "Central Studio." A streetlamp is by a...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • D&RGW, La Boca, Colo.

    • Two Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad "San Juan" trains, 215 westbound and 216 eastbound, are side by side on tracks in La Boca (La Plata County), Colorado. Smoke rises from narrow gauge locomotive 488 (2-8-2), it has a pilot mounted wedge...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; La Boca (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--La Boca--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--La Boca--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • D&RGW, Carracas, Colo.

    • Two Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad "San Juan" trains face opposite directions on tracks in Carracas (Archuleta County), Colorado. D&RGW narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2) has a pilot mounted wedge snowplow. Two men stand beside the tracks...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Carracas (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Carracas--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Carracas--1940-1960.
    • 1950
    • Engines covered with snow

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad locomotives, one with a wedge plow and a balloon stack, and a caboose. Men stand by the train which is covered in snow.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--1890-1900.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--1890-1900.; Snow--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • D&RGW, Montrose, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad standard gauge locomotive 3413 (2-8-8-2) is beside D&RGW narrow gauge locomotive 482 (2-8-0), with a pilot mounted wedge snowplow, in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. A man stands on the tracks near a...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Montrose (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Montrose--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Montrose--1950-1960.; Railroad shops &...
    • ca. 1955
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. rotary snow plow 99201, 2-8-0 #641, Leadville, Colo.

    • Colorado and Southern rotary snow plow number "99201" is followed by locomotive number "641" with a wedge plow in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. The locomotive pulls a tender and caboose "10581." Lettering on the railroad equipment reads:...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway.; Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cabooses--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.;...
    • 1960 February 11
    • D&RGW, Silverton, Colo.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2) on a freight train in Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows a pilot mounted wedge snowplow on the locomotive. Snow is in the valley and on the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Silverton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.; Snowplows--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.
    • 1952 December 24
    • Antonito, N.M., Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 499 vents smoke in Antonito (Conejos County), Colorado; a water tower and shop building flank the tracks. The locomotive has a wedge plow.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Rocky Mountain Railroad Club--Meetings--1950-1960.; Antonito (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Antonito--1950-1960.; Water tanks--Colorado--Antonito--1950-1960.
    • [1955 May]
    • 2266 Broadway Street, Denver

    • View of a building at 2266 Broadway Street (corner Arapahoe Street) in the Five Points Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The wedge shaped building has a store downstairs, apartments on the second floor, and a cornice on the north wall. Vending...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • 1981 June
    • Golden, Colorado School of Mines

    • Two Colorado School of Mines students compete in a hand drilling contest with a mallet and wedge or spike on a stone block on Engineer's Day, in Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado. Mike Lacy is on the left in a plaid shirt; spectators look on. One...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Contests--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Students--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • [1968]
    • D&RGW, Cumbres, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2), heads train 215 ,"The San Juan," at the railroad station in Cumbres (Conejos County), Colorado. The locomotive has a pilot mounted wedge snow plow. A man stands in the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Cumbres (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Cumbres--1950-1960.; Railroad mail service--Cumbres--Gato--1950-1960.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Cumbres--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 January 22
    • Durango, Colo

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company train with narrow gauge locomotive 478 stops at the yard in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. The locomotive is equipped with a wedge snow plow. Men, a truck, tracks, the depot, rock bluffs, a...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Durango (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1959?]
    • Plow, Coudersport and Port Allegany R.R. plow, Coudersport, Penn.

    • View of a Coudersport and Port Allegany Railroad snow plow on a siding near railroad tracks in Coudersport (Potter County), Pennsylvania. The plow consists of a wooden railroad car with a cupola and porthole windows and a metal wedge plow mounted...
    • Coudersport and Port Allegany Railroad--1930-1940.; Coudersport (Pa.)--1930-1940.; Railroad cars--Pennsyvania--Coudersport--1930-1940.; Snowplows--Pennsyvania--Coudersport--1930-1940.
    • 1939 September 12
    • D&RGW, Chama, N.M.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2) with a pilot mounted wedge snowplow, and combine car 212, the "San Juan stub train," in Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. Shows automobiles, commercial...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chama (N.M.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.
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    • D&RGW Creede Br. 2-8-0 1167 and 066 on curve at Derrick, Colo. plowing out line.

    • Men stand in front of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company wedge snowplow 066, pushed through deep snow by locomotive 1167, at Derrick (Rio Grande County), Colorado. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Derrick (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Derrick--1940-1950.; Snow removal--Colorado--Derrick--1940-1950.; Snowplows--Colorado--Derrick--1940-1950.
    • 1949 February 15
    • Statue of Fred A. Falkenburg

    • Men, some in uniform, and members of the Woodmen of the World, stand at attention at the dedication of a funeral monument and statue of Fred A. Falkenburg, in the Fairmount Cemetery in Denver, Colorado. Falkenburg was co-founder of Woodmen of the...
    • Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Co.--People--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fairmount Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dedications--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1905 and 1908?]
    • Graves at Riverside Cemetery

    • View of Riverside Cemetery (incorporated 1876) at 5201 Brighton Boulevard in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows headstones, markers, and obelisks. Two wedge stone makers sit on undressed bases. They read, "Holland, Lotta...
    • Riverside Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Cemeteries.; Tombs and sepulchral monuments.; Holland family--History--Pictorial works.; Riverside Cemetery (Denver,...
    • 2003
    • Chama, N. M.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotives 495, with a caboose, and locomotive 498, with a wedge snowplow, stop at Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. Shows the depot and shop buildings. Cars and a truck are parked near the depot.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chama (N.M.)--1950-1960.; Railroad cabooses--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.; Railroad stations--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad standard gauge wedge plow #066, derailed at Derrick (Rio Grande County), Colorado. Railroad workers stand beside the locomotive in the deep snow.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Derrick (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Derrick--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Derrick--1950-1960.; Snow removal--Colorado--Derrick--1950-1960.
    • 1952 January 18
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. (2-8-0) #638, Leadville, CO

    • View of a Colorado & Southern freight train in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Steam locomotive # 638 has a wedge plow mounted on the front. The consist includes a flat car piled with lumber, boxcars and a caboose. Houses, and snow covered Mount...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.; Snow.; Snowplows.; Spring.
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    • Sand Creek Massacre marker

    • View of a marker that commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in Kiowa County, Colorado. The marker consists of a wedge shaped piece of granite that is on a rectangular piece of concrete elevated on two cylindrical supports. The marker reads: "Sand...
    • Arapaho Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • 1960

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